The National Book Foundation has announced the 2013 National Book Award Longlist for Poetry, following yesterday's announcement of the longlist for Young People's Literature. Longlists for Nonfiction and Fiction will be released on September 18 and 19. NBF will announce the finalists on October 16, and the winners on November 20.

The 2013 Longlist for Poetry:

Frank Bidart, Metaphysical Dog, Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Roger Bonair-Agard, Bury My Clothes, Haymarket Books

Lucie Brock-Broido, Stay, Illusion, Alfred A. Knopf

Andrei Codrescu, So Recently Rent a World, New and Selected Poems: 1968-2012, Coffee House Press

Brenda Hillman, Seasonal Works with Letters on Fire, Wesleyan University Press

Adrian Matejka, The Big Smoke, Penguin Poets/Penguin Group USA

Diane Raptosh, American Amnesiac, Etruscan Press

Matt Rasmussen, Black Aperture, Louisiana State University Press

Martha Ronk, Transfer of Qualities, Omnidawn Publishing

Mary Szybist, Incarnadine: Poems, Graywolf Press